AMYCLAE
   A Greek sanctuary dedicated to Apollo in the region of ancient Sparta where bucchero kantharoi have been found.

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  • Amyclae — • A titular see of Peloponnesus in Greece, in the ecclesiastical province of Hellas, a suffragan of Corinth Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Amyclae     Amyclae      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • AMYCLAE — I. AMYCLAE Peloponnesi civitas, Castoris et Pollucis patria, canum nobilitare celebris. Unde Virg. l. 3. Georg. v. 345. Armaque, Amycleumque canem Cressamque pharetram. Una ex iis urbibus, quas olim Lacedaemonii centum tenuêre, institutis etiam… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Amyclae (Titularbistum) — Amyclae ist ein Titularbistum der römisch katholischen Kirche. Der historische Bischofssitz in der antiken Stadt Amyklai (griechisch Ἀμύκλαι;) befindet sich auf der Halbinsel Peloponnes, wenige Kilometer südlich von Sparta, am Ostufer des Flusses …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Diocese of Amyclae — The Diocese or Bishopric of Amyclae is a titular Roman Catholic see named for Amyclae (now Amykles)[1] in the Peloponnese in Greece, in the ecclesiastical province of Hellas, a suffragan of Corinth, and in the Middle Ages a Latin see known to the …   Wikipedia

  • АМИКЛЫ —    • Amyclae,          Άμύκλαι,        1. древний, уже в Il. 2, 584 упоминаемый город в Пелопоннесе, в 12 стадиях к юго востоку от Спарты на ручьях Тиасе и Феллии, по древним сказаниям, основанный Амиклом, отцом Гиакинфа. Ахейцы, населявшие А., и …   Реальный словарь классических древностей

  • AMYCLAEUS — I. AMYCLAEUS Apollo sic dictus, propter Amyclas, ubi est templum ei dicatum, opere, divitiisque praecipuum, in loco omni arborum, ac frugum genere refertissimo, vide Pausan. l. 3. Strab. l. 8. Hinc propter arborum pulchrarum copiam, Amyclae… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Itri — Infobox CityIT img coa = Itri stemma.gif official name = Comune di Itri region = Lazio name=Itri mapx=41.28| mapy=13.53 province = Latina (LT) elevation m = 170 area total km2 = 101 population as of = December 31, 2004 population total = 9198… …   Wikipedia

  • Amykles — or Amikles (Greek: Αμύκλες, older form, polytonic: polytonic|Ἀμύκλαι, monotonic: Αμύκλαι; older forms: Amyklai, Amykle, Amiklai and Amikle; Latin: Amyclae) is a village and an archaeological site located southwest of Sparta. The ancient city was… …   Wikipedia

  • History of Sparta — This article covers the history of Sparta from its founding to the present, concentrating primarily on the Spartan state during the height of its power from the 6th to the 4th century BCE.The LegendTradition relates that Sparta was founded by its …   Wikipedia

  • Hyacinthus — /huy euh sin theuhs/, n. Class. Myth. a youth loved but accidentally killed by Apollo: from the youth s blood sprang the hyacinth. * * * In Greek mythology, a young man of great beauty who attracted the love of Apollo. The god killed him… …   Universalium

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